A RAISIN IN THE SUN
SUBJECTS — U.S./1945 – 1991; Diversity/African-American & Illinois; Drama/U.S. (focusing on theme, plot, character development, symbol, motif and irony);
SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL LEARNING — Marriage; Families in Crisis;
MORAL-ETHICAL EMPHASIS — Respect; Fairness.
This Guide relates to the play itself and to three film presentations:
Age: 12+; No MPAA Rating; Drama; 1961; 128 minutes; B & W. Available from Amazon.com.
Age: 12+; No MPAA Rating – Made-for-TV; Drama; 2008; 131 minutes; Color.; Available from Amazon.com.
Age: 12+; No MPAA Rating – Made-for-TV; Drama; 1989; 171 minutes; Color. Available from Amazon.com.
The script of the play is also available from Amazon.com.